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Washington Trust Named One of Rhode Island’s  Best Places to Work for Eighth Year in a Row

Washington Trust Named One of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work for Eighth Year in a Row

May 7, 2018 – Last week, Washington Trust was named as one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work by Providence Business News. This marks the eighth year in a row that Washington Trust has been named to the list, which recognizes the outstanding places of employment throughout Rhode Island and Southeastern, Massachusetts.
Washington Trust Empowers Providence High School Students through Innovative Web-Based Financial Literacy Program

Washington Trust Empowers Providence High School Students through Innovative Web-Based Financial Literacy Program

May 1, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company has partnered with EverFi, Inc. to bring an interactive financial management program to Providence high school students.
Washington Trust Announces Second Annual Rhode Island  Statewide Beach Cleanup to Take Place on Earth Day

Washington Trust Announces Second Annual Rhode Island Statewide Beach Cleanup to Take Place on Earth Day

April 3, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company, in partnership with the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, will hold the second annual Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup on Earth Day, Sunday, April 22, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at eight beaches across Rhode Island.

Washington Trust Offers Assistance to Homebuyers Through FHLB Boston Program

March 19, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company and its subsidiary, the Washington Trust Mortgage Company, have been selected to participate in the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston’s Equity Builder Program, which assists local homebuyers with down-payment and closing costs as well as homebuyer counseling and rehabilitation assistance.

Washington Trust Announces Employee Compensation Enhancements Investments Are In Response to Recent Tax Reform Legislation

WESTERLY, R.I., January 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)… Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ: WASH), parent of The Washington Trust Company, today announced that as a result of the anticipated reduction in corporate taxes from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the Corporation will invest in its employees with special compensation enhancements implemented in January 2018.
Washington Trust Holds Ribbon Cutting for Newest Branch in Coventry, RI

Washington Trust Holds Ribbon Cutting for Newest Branch in Coventry, RI

November 9, 2017 - This morning, Washington Trust held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of its 22nd branch, located at 732 Tiogue Avenue in Coventry, Rhode Island.
Washington Trust Earns Worksite Health Award from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce

Washington Trust Earns Worksite Health Award from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce

June 21, 2017 - The Washington Trust Company was recognized with an Exemplary Worksite Health Award from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce for effective programs encouraging employee health and well-being in a meaningful way.

Washington Trust Named to KBW “Bank Honor Roll” for Sixth Consecutive Year

April 28, 2017 - For the sixth consecutive year, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. has named Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. to its “2016 Bank Honor Roll” of superior performers.

Washington Trust Annual Meeting Highlights Record 2016 Performance

April 21, 2017 - Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WASH), the publicly owned holding company of The Washington Trust Company, held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Tuesday at the Westerly Public Library, for the year ended December 31, 2016.

Washington Trust Expands Massachusetts Presence

July 25, 2016 - Washington Trust today announced the opening of its new mortgage production office located at 62 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor, in Wellesley, Massachusetts.

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